Today, 76 years on, we remember the Second World War, its end in Europe and the way the people of South Tyneside have marked it over the years.
Are you pictured at a street party or perhaps a commemoration event.
Take a look and re-live memories of a momentous day in history.
1. A Boldon memory from 16 years ago
Staff and residents from the Meadow Care rest home in Boldon are pictured celebrating the anniversary of VE Day in 2005. Remember this?
2. Pictured at the 2005 service
The VE Day and Gallipoli Memorial Service at St Hilda's Church in South Shields in 2005. Were you there?
3. A more recent memory
Fenwick Avenue residents Darren and Victoria Hanson with a Spitfire plane they created to commemorate the anniversary of VE Day during their street party last year.
Photo: Frank Reid
4. Pictured at Bamburgh Court
Residents of the Bamburgh Court nursing home joined staff for a VE Day party in 2005. Does this bring back happy memories?